PATIENT SOURCE SETTING TYPE (DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING)

The type of setting that the PATIENT came from at the time of request for Diagnostic Imaging for use in the Diagnostic Imaging Data Set.

Format / Length

an2

Permitted Codes

Code Description

01

Admitted Patient Care - Inpatient (this Health Care Provider). This National Code is based on INTENDED MANAGEMENT  at the time of the DIAGNOSTIC TEST REQUEST.

02

Admitted Patient Care - Day case (this Health Care Provider). This National Code is based on INTENDED MANAGEMENT  at the time of the DIAGNOSTIC TEST REQUEST.

03

Outpatient (this Health Care Provider)

04

GP Direct Access

05

Emergency Care Department

 (this Health Care Provider)

06

Other Health Care Provider

07

Other

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Also known as PATIENT TYPE (DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING)
Plural PATIENT SOURCE SETTING TYPES (DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING)